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Handing Out the Palm Cards

The Laurel is not in the business of endorsing political candidates but we do like pointing out when former media types enter the political...
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Courant Sports Vets Get Columns

The Hartford Courant has announced that sports reporter Mike Anthony(above) will replace columnist Jeff Jacobs, who moved to Hearst CT earlier this year. In...
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In Her Opinion…

Congratulations to Hartford Courant Opinion Editor Carolyn Lumsden who has been recognized by the American Society of News Editors. She was a runner-up for...
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Holt on the Frontier

If you're a Frontier cable subscriber and a fan of TV sportscaster John Holt, you have a chance to see him the week of...
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Oscars Factoid

Allison Janney, who won the Oscar for Best Supporting Actress, attended the Hotchkiss School in Lakeville, CT as a high schooler.
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We’ll Miss Those Pipes

John Elliott of WTIC-FM is retiring after 40 years at the station. The announcement was made live on Craig & Company. We learned from...
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Don’t Let the Vigdor Hit You

The crosscurrent of talent between the Hartford Courant and the expanding Hearst CT newspaper company continues. In a memo to Hearst CT staff, Executive...

A Yearful of News

(L-R: Haar, Pazniokas, de la Torre, Stuart, Kovner, Vella) The house was packed at the "Stories Behind the Biggest Stories of 2017" event in Hartford....
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An Underutilized Asset

The Laurel has learned that sporstcaster Joe D'Ambrosio has given notice at NBC CT where he has worked as a weekend and fill-in anchor...
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Slater: See You Later

Reporter Jacquie Slater is leaving WTNH. From her Facebook page: So this is a tough one to write but with just a few weeks left...